WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills girls varsity tennis team is on a roll. The NJ. com rankings out today have the Watchung Hills girls at No.13 in the state and No. 5 in Group 4 behind Montgomery and Ridge.
The girls came in first place at the Westfield Invitational this past Saturday. Their overall record is now 7-2 with the only losses coming from Montgomery, 3-2, and Ridge, 4-1.
The team started strong with 5-0 wins over Hillsborough, Bridgewater, Columbia, and South Brunswick.
And beat Pingry, 4-1, and Westfield, 4-1. The two matches against Ridge were split with the Warriors on top first, 4-1 and Ridge taking the second meeting, 4-1. First doubles Caitlin Yang and Sophie Weaver won their match against Ridge Tuesday. 2nd Singles Brenda Peng put up a good fight but lost in the third set super tie breaker.
The other loss came from Montgomery on Monday, 3-2.
This girls will next play in the Somerset County girls tennis tournament this weekend.
Picture from Westfield Invitational is: Coach Scott Keele, Elyssa Van Houtte, Emiline Fahmy, Brenda Peng (top row), Tristen Chau, Sophie Weaver, Caitlin Yang, Ruchi Biswas (bottom row) missing 1st singles player Sydney Sharma who was unable to attend.